Lamar-Dixon Pond Stocked With Vegetation Maintenance Fish

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief
Brian Heimann (right), a biologist with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, is shown releasing triploid grass carp into Lamar-Dixon Expo Center’s 11.4-acre fishing pond. Heimann said the grass carp species will prevent vegetation in the pond from over-producing. Lamar-Dixon Expo Center Sales and Marketing Manager Garney Gautreau (left) and Ascension Parish Department of Recreation and Culture Supervisor Lyle Schexnadre are shown looking on.